"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up